Astronomy events in and around Wellington

We are holding a midwinter dinner for WAS members (and others) on Saturday 15th July at the Johnsonville Community Centre. Cost for WAS members is $25 per person. For non […]

When: Wednesday 7th of June 2017 at 7:30 pm Where: Space Place, Carter Observatory, Upland Rd, Kelburn, Wellington Subject:  So, our Universe is a Hologram??  Presenter Antony Gomez Two corner […]

Date: Sunday 7th May Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm, Venue: Pelorus Trust Sports House, 93 Hutt Park Rd, Lower Hutt   This annual event, which runs from 6th – 21st May, […]

Date: Saturday 27th May Time: 7:00pm Venue: See WAS Astrophotography Group Facebook page. Location and updates will be posted on the WAS Astrophotography Group Facebook page closer to the time. […]


Date: Wednesday, 3rd May Time: 7:30 pm Venue: Space Place (formerly Carter Observatory) The analemma, dials, and digits: some unusual combinations, or Clocks of the Really Long Now. – Duncan Hall […]